Announcing our Queer Thinking line-up for Retrieved from " https: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Despite calls for the parade and the party to be banned, the parade went ahead with the theme Fighting for Our Lives. Archived from the original on 7 June In addition to offending many, including former Mardi Gras president Richard Cobden, who says the group didn't have the authority to make such a change:
This is a time to remember The History of the Stonewall Riots and the beginning of Gay liberation as we know it.
Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras
Leading thinkers and thought provocateurs, both national and international, from all walks of LGBTQI life will take to the stage for two exhilarating days of illuminating ideas, featuring queer writers, community leaders, panel discussions, talks, debate and personal stories. The biggest and best-loved free community event of the Mardi Gras season returns on Sunday 17 February with over 80, people expected to come together in Victoria Park in Camperdown for a day filled with live entertainment. Announcing our Queer Thinking line-up for We will pass on the history and learn from it and work towards more acceptance. Inafter the third successful Mardi Gras parade, at community consultations, decisions were made to move the parade to the summer. Archived copy as title All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from June CS1 maint:
Retrieved 6 March That has been thrown away. Gay rights had entered the national spotlight. InOptusa corporate sponsor, broadcast a delayed and edited highlights of the parade via www. On this mission, they entered the mouth of the Mississippi River and made their way upstream, setting up camp at a location known today as New Orleans. The march, held on June 28,was the first gay pride march in the U.